Urban transformation is based on exchange and collaboration with citizens
In the Komsu Kafe, people dream about another society, that would be a network of places like this one. A network of souls, that would try to create better everyday life and opportunities for communities. Those communities are composed of international migrants or students and of carefull inhabitants of Istanbul and Kadiköy. This place is again a place of hope. Istanbul can continue to dream.
In this freshly painted walls and thanks to the engagement of a careful new generation, a future for the museums of Tbilissi seems to be possible. This city has been destroying part of its heritage in the last decades, inventing new ways of restoring heritage. The development of the museums shows a research to turn today a positive face to the culture in Tbilisi. Can the museums become new public spaces for Tbilissi? The doors are open, let’s hope the space will be used.
Public space is: entertain! The European Cultural Foundation organizes a Lab to exchange opinions and ideas concerning what public space Continue reading
You can listen to the Podcast of the summerschool, realized by the Young ambassadors of Saarbrück and Nantes! http://www.uni-saarland.de/fileadmin/user_upload/Einrichtungen/frz/Veranstaltungen/Sommeruni/Reportage_SU_2014.mp3
CADAM. bei Isarsprudel 2014. A fascinating artistic project by some friends of mine in Munich: Exploring the public space alongside the Isar Continue reading
Their design is innovative and offers divers forms of appearance in the city. From immaterial advertisement in the city, lightening systems, reuse of materials to the renovation of city structures, transformatori find their inspiration at every corner of the city.
Good morning Istanbul, June 3rd 2014! 6:30 am on the harbour Karaköy, a bit dizzy from the trip, fascinated by Continue reading